ORBCOMM Completes Acquisition of Both GlobalTrak and MobileNet

  ORBCOMM Completes Acquisition of Both GlobalTrak and MobileNet

     Combined businesses add new technology, sales channels and access to
                 end-to-end solutions in key vertical markets

Business Wire

ROCHELLE PARK, N.J. -- April 3, 2013

ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global satellite data communications company
specializing in the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) marketplace, today announced that
it has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of the
GlobalTrak division of System Planning Corporation (GlobalTrak) and MobileNet,
Inc. (MobileNet). The GlobalTrak and MobileNet acquisitions accelerate
ORBCOMM’s growth strategy of expanding its end-to-end solutions portfolio into
key vertical markets and geographic regions.

GlobalTrak is an information services company that utilizes networks, sensors
and proprietary software platforms to provide near-real-time situational
awareness and intelligence to improve logistics and security processes and
operations on a global basis. GlobalTrak gives ORBCOMM access to a customer
base that includes military, international, government, and commercial
customers as well as expanded reach in growing regions, such as the Middle
East, Asia and South America. Combining GlobalTrak’s advanced products
including container and vehicle technology with ORBCOMM’s existing
capabilities will create a suite of transportation-related product offerings
across the expanded global distribution network.

A long-time ORBCOMM value-added reseller, MobileNet is a provider of
telematics solutions to the heavy equipment and rail support industries. The
acquisition enables ORBCOMM to offer MobileNet’s complete fleet management
solution directly to Original Equipment Manufacturers, dealers and fleet
owners. Leveraging MobileNet’s turn-key telematics platform will further
enhance ORBCOMM’s leadership position in services to the global heavy
equipment sector by providing customers significant operating advantages as
well as savings in development costs and faster time to market for
implementing solutions in the field.

“The completion of the GlobalTrak and MobileNet acquisitions is a significant
step forward in building our diverse portfolio of end-to-end solutions and
enables ORBCOMM to execute on our long-term vision of expanding our integrated
M2M services into new industrial and geographic markets,” said Marc Eisenberg,
ORBCOMM’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our combined strengths will allow us to
broaden our product and service capabilities and leverage synergies across
common distribution channels, while providing value-driven, high-performance
solutions to our customers.”

About ORBCOMM Inc.

ORBCOMM is a leading global satellite data communications company,
specializing in Machine-to- Machine (M2M) communications and solutions. Its
customers include Caterpillar Inc., Doosan Infracore America, Hitachi
Construction Machinery, Hyundai Heavy Industries, Asset Intelligence (a
division of I.D. Systems, Inc.), Komatsu Ltd., Manitowoc Crane Companies,
Inc., and Volvo Construction Equipment among other industry leaders. By means
of a global network of low-earth orbit (LEO) satellites and accompanying
ground infrastructure, ORBCOMM’s low-cost and reliable two-way data
communication services track, monitor and control mobile and fixed assets in
our core markets: commercial transportation; heavy equipment; industrial fixed
assets; marine; and homeland security. ORBCOMM based products are installed on
trucks, containers, marine vessels, locomotives, backhoes, pipelines, oil
wells, utility meters, storage tanks and other assets.

ORBCOMM is an innovator and leading provider of tracking, monitoring and
control services for the refrigerated transport market. Under its
ReeferTrak^®, GenTrak^™, and CargoWatch^™ brands, the company provides
customers with the ability to proactively monitor, manage and remotely control
their refrigerated transport assets. Additionally, ORBCOMM provides Automatic
Identification System (AIS) data services for vessel tracking and to improve
maritime safety to government and commercial customers worldwide. ORBCOMM is
headquartered in Rochelle Park, New Jersey and has its network control center
in Dulles, Virginia. For more information, visit www.orbcomm.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements discussed in this press release constitute forward-looking
statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995. These forward-looking statements generally relate to ORBCOMM’s plans,
objectives and expectations for future events and include statements about
ORBCOMM’s expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, intentions, assumptions
and other statements that are not historical facts. Such forward-looking
statements, including those concerning the ORBCOMM’s expectations, are subject
to known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results
to differ materially from the results, projected, expected or implied by the
forward-looking statements, some of which are beyond ORBCOMM’s control, that
may cause ORBCOMM’s actual results, performance or achievements, or industry
results, to be materially different from any future results, performance or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. In
addition, specific consideration should be given to various factors described
in Part I, Item 1A. “Risk Factors” and Part II, Item 7. “Management’s
Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations,” and
elsewhere in ORBCOMM’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December
31, 2012, and other documents, on file with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. ORBCOMM undertakes no obligation to publicly revise any
forward-looking statements or cautionary factors, except as required by law.


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Robert Costantini, 703-433-6305
Chief Financial Officer
Media Inquiries:
The Abernathy MacGregor Group
Jennifer Stroud, 212-371-5999
Vice President
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